Diverse Dealmakers’ Network

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DEI Network

sponsored by:

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Stradley Ronon

The Diverse DealMakers’ Network connects racially and ethnically diverse M&A professionals, including private equity investors, strategic buyers, PE-backed executives and company founders, investment bankers, lenders, accountants, attorneys and other transaction advisors, in a peer to peer environment to:

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DEI Reception
  • Exchange opportunities to work together on deals,
  • Compare notes about our industry and deal opportunities,
  • Build new business relationships or strengthen existing ones at social and content events and,
  • Access in-person and virtual panels, special speakers, roundtables, and other content-rich events related to diversity and inclusion issues, career development, and other pertinent topics
  • Enjoy being part of a growing community of peers.

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS


Our next event will be posted soon.

 

Diverse DealMakers' Committee

Jonathan Chou, Partner, Eureka Equity Partners, DEI Steering Liaison
Brandon Campbell Jr, Managing Director, PwC
Joan De La Paz Hellmer, Corporate Development Director, Affiliated Distributors
James Sanders, Senior Vice President, Univest Bank
Tammy Williams, President & CEO, Envision2BeWell
Chris Vining, Associate, LBC Credit Partners
 

    WHO WILL YOU MEET?

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    The Diverse DealMakers Network is open to both members and non-members who are racially and ethnically diverse participants who source, transact, advise on and close M&A deals in the Greater Philadelphia region. Click here to view a list of some of our members.

    Become a member of the ACG community and save, while gaining access to dozens of local ACG programs, conferences, curated meet-ups, and industry focused events as well as access to member-only events like the Private Equity Wine Tasting, New Year of New Deals Celebration and our annual golf outing.  Membership affords you access and discounts to the national network of 57 chapters.

    JOIN TODAY!

     

    ABOUT THE DEI INITIATIVE:

    ACG Philadelphia launched a DEI Initiative in 2020 – led by members of our organization - to formulate a mission, objectives and goals for our community relating to diversity, equity and inclusion.

    OUR MISSION:

    ACG will be a community where racially and ethnically diverse dealmakers and M&A professionals have equitable access to grow their networks, source deals and build successful careers.

     

    PAST EVENTS INCLUDE:

     

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    DEI Dinner 11/2
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    DEI Dinner
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    DEI Dinner
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    DEI DINNER
       

     

     

    Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Steering Committee:

    Leo Helmers, Co-Founder, Mereo Capital Partners (co-chair)
    Steven Higgins, Managing Director, Delancey Street Partners, LLC (co-chair)
    Jonathan Chou, Partner, Eureka Equity Partners
    Kristy DelMuto, Vice President, Strategic Marketing, LLR Partners
    Deborah Hong, Partner, Stradley Ronon
    Satya Ponnuru, Partner, NewSpring Capital